1950’s Working Imperial Good Companion 5 – New Ribbon, Case – Made in England – Ivory Colour
Working Imperial Good Companion 5 vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was produced in the 1950’s. Regardless of such old age, the Imperial typing machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and it provides customisable functions for comfortable typing. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon selector (for the colour change), the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This British made typewriter is fitted with a new ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it and without any hassle. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle. The Imperial comes with the original case, which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is excellent. All of the letter keys work and the Imperial Good Companion 5 typewriter types well. Please note that there are some scratches of the paint, especially at the front of the typewriter. Margin release key does not function all the time. Other signs of use and age are present.
The retro Imperial typewriter would be ideal for writers and authors, especially in the creative field. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Imperial typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The vintage Imperial Good Companion 5 typewriter is located in London, UK.
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